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Real Estate Investment Lessons From Warren Buffet

AP OMAHA, Neb. -- Warren Buffett is offering a refresher course on his approach to investing in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders. Buffett's full letter won't be released until Saturday, but Fortune magazine published an excerpt of it online on Monday. The billionaire uses two personal real... Continue Reading »

House of the Day: Bask at Warren Buffett's Former Beach Home

Clearly investor king Warren Buffett knows when to hold them and when to fold them. Houses, my friends, not cards. The world's third-richest man sold this 3,100-square-foot Laguna Beach, Calif., home in 2005 for $5.45 million. And now it's on the market for $4.995 million. Continue Reading »

Warren Buffett, Suze Orman Disagree on Whether to Own?

Warren Buffett knows best when it comes to financial matters, or does he? When it comes to understanding the housing crisis we often rely on the advice of financial experts, and wading through it all can be as hard as rowing upstream. And why not when you consider that experts like personal finance guru Suze Orman, and... Continue Reading »

Warren Buffett: Buy Affordable Home, Not Your Dream Home

"Our country's social goal should not be to put families into the house of their dreams, but rather to put them into a house they can afford," says investor Warren Buffett, the third-richest man in the U.S., who still happens to reside in the 6,000-square-foot stucco house he bought in 1958 for $31,500. "Home ownership... Continue Reading »

Trulia's Rent vs. Buy Index: Rent in Omaha, Buy in Minneapolis

Always a popular comparison in real estate: Is it better to rent or buy? Now, real estate website Trulia.com has launched a Rent vs. Buy Index, featuring the top 10 cities in each category. Some of the results were quite surprising. Namely, that Omaha, home to famously frugal financier Warren Buffett, pictured left,... Continue Reading »

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